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Tasting events January – March 2017

posted by Tom Hemmingway on the 18th August 2015

For more details and to buy tickets, just ask a member of staff or call the shop on 0207 226 1347.

#FreeTastingFriday 27th January, 6-8pm in the shop: staff favourites
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that our staff consider to be excellent value for money. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday 3rd February, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday SPECIAL! Tasting with Austrian producer Johanneshof on Friday 10th February, 6-8pm
Meet Michael from Austrian producer Johanneshof at an informal tasting in the shop (no need to RSVP, just show up!). We’ll be showing an unusual white, some Pinot Noir and St Laurent, and even a sweet Merlot. Prepare to be impressed. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday 17th February, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

Meet the winemaker DOUBLE: Monday 20th February, 7-8.30pm
Zarate from Rias Baixas and Quinta Milu from Ribeira del Duero

We have got two of Spain’s most exciting winemakers joining us for a sit down tasting, paired with cheese and charcuterie. If you like Albariño, come and taste several examples from Zarate, including a fabulous oak-aged version that is one of Spain’s top-rated whites. Then we’ll move on to some intense reds made by Quinta Milu from the same region as Spanish icons Vega Sicilia and Pingus. You’ll get all this for a mere £25

#FreeTastingFriday 24th February, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday 3rd March, 6-8pm in the shop
An event where we pour some of our favourite wines from the shop, usually around a theme. Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

Meet the winemaker: Fattoria Le Pupille SuperTuscans and Morellino di Scansano, Tuesday 7th March, 7-8.30pm at Franks Canteen
Come and discover sumptuous Sangiovese with one of the original pioneers of the SuperTuscan styles of wines. We’ll be tasting a range of Tuscan beauties, taking in unusual whites, rich reds, and a sweet wine. £35

#FreeTastingFriday 10th March, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday 17th March, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

#FreeTastingFriday 24th March, 6-8pm in the shop
Drop in any time between 6 and 8pm to taste some lovely wines that have recently joined our shelves. FREE

Burgundy masterclass with Vincent Girardin, Wednesday 29th March, 7-8.30pm at Franks Canteen
If you missed our oversubscribed tasting with Burgundy maestro Girardin last year, nows your chance. Covering both whites and reds from Meursault to Volnay and everything in between, this is an unmissable event. £45

Bank holiday opening hours

posted by admin on the 1st May 2016

We are open on bank holidays from 12-6pm.